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I am a 48-year-old male and suffering from myelodysplastic syndrome for the last 2 years. My neutrophil and platelet counts are very low. My haemoglobin levels are as low as 4 and 6, but serum ferritin levels are very high. I am prone to infections. 

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The tiger from Africa

Alsu pulled out the bit of ‘beedi’ that was stuck behind his ear and after carefully wiping it, put it in his mouth. Striking a matchstick, he lit it and took a deep drag and as he did this his decayed teeth could be seen. Truth be told, those rotted teeth and his ‘beedi’-end seemed made for one another.

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When Vidya played Ekta’s mum

One of the actress’ looks in her upcoming film is apparently designed to look like Shobha Kapoor’s 
Sonali Joshi Pitale 
 

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No home for filmwallahs?

Filmmaker Raj Purohit is one harrowed man. For some time now, he has been looking to rent a place in the city but hasn’t been able to find one.  “I have been looking for a house for the past one and a half months. I have been to several housing societies from Versova to Lokhandwala, but in every place, I am asked if I have a marriage certificate. When I tell flat owners that I am single and I work in the film industry, they decide against renting their place to me.’’

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The black sheep bistro

Just a few blocks away off the 18thJune Road, and in close proximity to some of the well-known and popular eateries of Panaji, a new restaurant bistro has opened which is a distinct take off the beaten track.

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Sweet and savoury mango

Mango, the king of fruits, is something we all enjoy and cannot have enough of in the season. But apart from its luscious taste as a fruit, it lends itself, both in its raw and ripe form to several dishes in the Indian cuisine. While a

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Versatile Dessert Wines

My fetish for all things sweet extends to my preference in wines too. In fact sometimes, I am happy to skip a dessert if the wine served after a meal is good enough.

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ASTHMA: All you need to know

World Asthma Day (WAD) is an annual event organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) to improve awareness and care of asthma around the world. 

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Hotel with History

Casa Palacio Siolim House is a journey of discovery, a narrative of the history of Goa from its construction 350-years-ago through to dilapidation and then a renewed interest in colonial influenced architecture.

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